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to take extra steps to make local calls. ann reuben is live to tell us how they are preparing for it. >> reporter: there has been an ad campaign warning people for weeks the way you dial in the 408 area code is about to change, now in order to make a local call you will dial as if you were dialing long distance. starting tomorrow in the south bay get ready to dial some extra digits. >> i didn't know it was coming up so soon but -- >> that's right if you live in the 408 area code you will need to dial all digits to make even a local call. the reason, the introduction of a new carry code, 669. >>> it will actually be what is called an overlaw district where the old 408 numbers and new sick 69 ones will exist in the same space, not every 1 is happy about the changes. >> pretty soon you will have to dial 50 numbers in order to get wherever it is you are trying to call and it just doesn't make sense. there has got to be a better solution. >> the california public utilities commission says this was the best option and because of cell phones and add technology the existing prefixes were bei
with state and local governments. we're making sure that food and water and emergency generation is available for those communities that will be hardest hit. we anticipate that the center of the storm will hit landfall sometime this evening. but because of the nature of the storm, we're certain that this will be a slow-moving process through a wide swath of the country. and millions of people will be affected. the most important message that i have for the public right now is pleased listen to what your state and local officials are saying. when they tell you to evacuate, you need to evacuate. do not delay. don't pause. don't question. -- don't question the instructions that are being given because this is a serious storm and could have potentially fatal consequences if people do not act quickly. the good news is that the governors and local officials, i think, have had a few days of preparation. there has been extraordinarily close coordination between state, federal and local governments. so we're confident that the assets are prepositioned for the effectiveness in response to this storm. k
? >> thank you, rosemary. we'll check with you for the local weather. >> and helping restore power to local people. the utility is sending 150 workers to new york. and they will be asifting, edison crews. and they are leaving today. >> and we talked to a pga spokesperson. >> and as many other utilities are. and a huge effort from utilities crews across the nation. and ready and willing to help much. >> and sandy left at least 8 million people without power and 13 states. >> bay area volunteers are lending a hand to the super storm relief efforts. volunteers to the area, and santa cruz chapters of the red cross was sent out to the east coast. >> many more are waiting for flights to be allowed in the area. the red cross set up shop in nine states. it plans to deliver 250,000 ready to eat meals to storm victims. >>> and the federal government remains shuttered for a second day. in seven minutes, we'll tell you about the mess that needs to be cleaned up. >> other top story, getting ready for the world series parade. it takes a lot to organize a big event. fortunately, the city has a little rece
. >> reporter: now weather the giants win or lose playoffs are a win for local businesses. the coffee shop enjoyed a pre- game rush yesterday and managers say they are preparing for another busy afternoon today. >> i think people are always happy in a good mood and they come out and have a great time. >> it's good for business. >> it's good for business and good for the city and good for everyone. >> reporter: they are 3 and 0 on the road and they are hoping the energy of the crowd and home field advantage would have translated into a win but the giants get another shot and they will play again 430 and you can watch that right here on -- play again at 4:30 and you can see that right here on ktvu channel 2 news. our coverage starts today at 4:30 following an earlier addition at 4:00. we have complete giants coverage on our website click on the mlb tab and send us your photographs to and you may see them on the air. >>> they hope the bay area will be among the cities considered for the 2016 super bowl. we are told the annual fall league meeting is going on today a
on the station and your late local news. news. . >> good evening, i'm frank some mer ville. it was president obama versus mitt romney part 2. with democrats and republican voters. eric rasmussen and the town hall face off? >>> a big question tonight would president obama bounce back from what many consider a lackluster perform man's. started with a shot at romney's five point plan. >> governor romney doesn't have a five point plan. he wants to make sure that the folks at the top play by a separate set of rules. >> that's why i put a five point plan that gets america 12 million new jobs in four years. >> despite a count down clock over the shoulders, long answers limited the number of questions from the audience but there was plenty of spirited back and forth between the two candidates over energy policy and drilling for oil. >> if you want to drill on public lands, you use it or lose it. so we can actually make a profit. >> and production on government land is down. >> no, it isn't. >> it is down 14%. >> governor -- >> it is just not true. >> both governor romney and president obama spent si
with local farmers to bring fresh fruits and vegetables to improve hospital food. thousands of pounds of fresh produce. the executive chef tells the business times the healthy eating program is expected to expand each growing season. >> chevron is making a multi- million dollar commitment. not to refurbish refineries. the political cost the bay area's biggest oil producer is backing. >> back here, fog free along the coast. this weekend is going to be warmer. we'll also look at detroit weather for the world series. proposition 38 bypasses sacramento, and makes education a real priority- with the funding, to our local schools and the accountability from our local schools... that we'll need to improve student learning in every classroom. so we can stay 47th... or we can choose proposition 38. i'm voting yes on 38... because it makes our children #1. >>> chevron has contributed $2.5 million to a super pac in what appears to be the largest contribution ever by a publicly traded company. chevron donated to the congressional leadership fund earlier in month. the fund works to reelect republi
landscape, but it's title, locals hate it when you call it san fran. i call it san fran all the time. >> you're a local. >> the great thing about this video, though, it really is how beautifully it was shot. it shows some of the places you recognize in san francisco, like the golden gate bridge. even has a not here of "endeavour" flying over the city. spectacular view, if you ask me. >> why do they hate it that you call it san fran? >> apparently locals hate it, but i mean, it's a city that's known as the city -- >> rice-a-roni, the san francisco treat. >> my family from the bay area and we always just call it frisco. >> i think you call it awesome. >>> that's going to do it for this show, everybody. we leave you with this video. have a great one. -- captions by vitac --
be able to work right now. we'll have to find a place locally. >> reporter: the restaurant owner was out of town. his brother called them tell him one of the squat and gobbles had -- called him to tell him that one of the squat and gobbles had gone up in flames. >> reporter: and much of west portal was shut down. these businesses will not be able to open in quite sometime. there's upwards in $4 million. the fire blocked through muni lines for hours. >> it's really frustrating. >> reporter: two firefighters were treated for minor injuries. spoke inhalation and elva lated carbon monoxide levels. luckily -- em la vateed vate -- el la vateed carbon monoxide levels -- elevated carbon monoxide levels. tara moriarty, ktvu channel 2 news. >>> coming up in 10 minutes the major fire in the south bay. it was dangerous to fight not only because of the flames but also because of what was inside of that house. >>> much of the bay area woke up to light rain and cloudy skies. let's take you outside to emeryville. you can see the gray skies are still there. it's clearing in a few places across the bay a
was reached in august to split up the funds. they scrapped the redevelopment agencies and local schools and governments are planning next month for the state to overturn that decision and we will not get a final decision as this will all be worked out until sometime next year. live in santa clara ktvu channel 2 morning news. >>> we had a warm opening from the fans' latest title... >> about 500 fans gathered at at&t park yesterday after the caravan of buses arrived. pablo sandoval arrived with the photography and handed it off to sergio romo. bruce bochy talked about this year's run. >> i can't say i had more fun than what i had with these unselfish guys who never bothered anyone they are new rested up. >> tomorrow it will not be marched by more vandalism. they spent the day cleaning up graffiti to follow the big win and people started bond fires and created other forms of damage. there were arrests and more than half were felonies. >> i would not anticipate this event and it is a family event, it is on a school day and we want families, anybody to come. this my any bus recently had a 3,
. local leaders show us the changes made to keep it from happening again. >> where local temperatures will drop tomorrow where you live. >>> happening now students at san jose state university getting ready to go to sleep under the stars. and ktvu's matt keller is here now and tells us why they are trying to call attention to how much certain people are paid. matt. >> reporter: yeah frank about 25 people are here in the middle of san jose state's campus. they are in and around their tents. now their here for the annual poverty under the stars. this year's theme is raising the minimum wage to $10. but now a big hitter in bay area professional sports is speaking out against measure d. >> reporter: it's not unusual to see people sleeping outside in downtown san jose. but here on san jose state campus tonight it's not a lifestyle but a message about poverty in the area. >> there's 40,000 minimum wage workers in san jose that are paycheck to paycheck away from being out on the streets. >> reporter: the push to raise the minimum wage from $8 an hour to $10 started here at san jose state. so
without power. the áf in all more than 60 pg & e units are expected to help. most of our local crews will work with edison and west chester county. >>> the red cross says 20 volunteers have been sent out. the national guard is sending out six helicopters and para- rescue the teams to help. >>> and president obama has cancelled another day of campaigning while romney says he plans to resume tomorrow. it's a delicate dance for the two candidates. >> reporter: both president obama and mitt romney must be leaders yet not play politics with the disaster. >> i think president obama could be benefited from this. >> reporter: uc berkeley political science professor lin says voters even now are not paying a great deal of attention to the campaign on tv. sandy could change that. >> this is the kind of news event that will turn voters on. they'll be watching the news, they'll see the candidates but will see obama acting as president. >> reporter: the vice president tried to reenforce that imagine. >> i've never seen a guy so focused. >> reporter: governor romney turned a campaign rally in ohio
it yesterday and so have many local business owner who say they wouldn't be able to absorb the extra cost. voters will weigh in on it in november. live in san jose. >> a former teacher who was killed inside her home will be laid to rest today. funeral service for her will start at ten this morning at saint patrick's church in rodeo. she was found stabbed to death on october 5th. a husband and wife are suspects in the killing. they were arrested in the seattle area last week. >>> a man has been described as a starter in a gang rape in richmond will be sentenced today. the 22-year-old is set to get a 32 year prison sentence. he and five others are charged with gang raping a 16-year-old girl outside a richmond high school homecoming dance in 2009. >> time is now 7:05. angry protesters disrupted last night's port of oakland board meeting. >> we are outraged. >> the media has exposed what we have known all long. >> angry union workers cited us and our investigation in their protest against the commission and the management. coming up at 7:46 the very latest on the fates of two top manager
will take a look at how local businesses are benefiting from both the a's and giants wins. >>> new this morning two bart riders were robbed at gunpoint. that happened just about 11:30 last night at the coliseum bart station parking lot. they were getting into their cars when two suspected gunmen approached them. they reportedly took their cell phones and ran with the help of police dogs though bart police tracked the suspects to a nearby warehouse area. at least one of the suspects may have been bitten by the dog and taken to the hospital. the robbery victims were not hurt. >>> 4:32 is the time right now. a woman is in custody after leading sheriffs deputies on a wild chase throughout the east bay. she ran several red lights on east 14th street from san leandro to oakland last night. when she got to the end of the street she turned around and went back the other way. she was stopped at 61st avenue. the chase lasted for nearly a halve hour. >>> ktvu has confirmed that police have investigated a complaint regarding this marijuana garden. they did not take any action because it is all
, how local systems plan to handle the increase in ridership. a live report on the records that could be broken this weekend. >>> with a new jobless rate, it said the u.s. economy generated only 114,000 new jobs in september, however the unemployment rate went down. the jobless rate is 7-point 8%, it's down 3/10th from august, the lowest rate since january 2009. labor department revised upward the job creation numbers for july and august and a separate report shows 873,000 people found new jobs last month. we will bring you more on the jobless numbers when we get our report from the washington dc newsroom at 7:15. >>> drive by shooting overnight in san jose injuries one man. it happened on roberts avenue around 11:00. authorities say the man was shot in the nose, and the hand. his injuries are not considered life threatening. >>> two bart passengers were robbed at gun point as they got a train in oakland. it happened at the colosseum part station parking lot. they were walking two cars when two gunmen demanded money. the suspects took off with their cell phones, bart officers used pol
education dollars straight to our local schools, and guarantees the politicians can't touch it. thirty-eight will restore the education cuts from sacramento. so remember this number. thirty-eight. >>> a woman in custody after leading deputies on a wild chase. she ran several red lights on east 14th last night. once she got to the end of the street she turned around and went the other way. she was stopped and arrested at 61st avenue. the chase lasted nearly a half hour. a's have grabbed headlines but now play off fever is burning up on the other side of the bay. happening now, a rally for giants is underway at 24 willy mays plaza. alex, what's happening? >> reporter: willy mays plaza packed with fans, all of them have their rally towels and are ready to go. they're calling this orange friday rally, everyone geared up for the post season as you can imagine, fans decked out in orange and black, several hundred on hand outside of att park this afternoon. giants open up play offs at home tomorrow against cincinnati reds, the game is tomorrow. game 2 as well on sunday. giants headed back to
fast this daredevil has to sky dive to become the new world record holder. >>> cheering for local businesses. a major impact a dozen events are having on san francisco's economy. >> you can wake up with ktvu every morning get the mornings top stories that develop while you were sleeping sent straight to your cell phone every weekday morning at 6:00 a.m.. text the word wakeup to 70123. ♪ places it will take you. ♪ dreams it will make come true. ♪ with technology and style to match your achievements and desires. ♪ the question is where will your new es take you? ♪ introducing the all-new lexus es. ♪ >>> welcome back. time now 6:24. a sky diving daredevil is hoping to set new records tomorrow attempting the highest and fastest free fall in history. 43-year-old felix bumgarner is scheduled to make the fall tomorrow. reaching an altitude of 23 miles. the usa tree january wants to break two records free falling the farthest ever at 117,000 feet and falling the posttest eventually breaking the sound barrier. >>> the political world is remembering foreigner california lieutena
a way to fix america's sluggish economy. "keep it local. if you keep your money local, everyone benefits." "public works. we have to get people working any way we can." "i think we have to change our tax structure. the rich need to pay a little bit more." chicago ideas week brought thought leaders together to address the issue. austan goolsbee seved in the obama administration as the chairman of the council of economic advisors, and he offered the manufacturing sector as a potential fix. 'we're going to have to export more manufacturing, shift the focus of the economy, and that's going to take a long time. it's going to cost money. we're going to have to retrain our workers." advancing that idea focuses on the nation's education system, training the students of today for the hi-tech jobs of tomorrow. 83% of manufacturing firms reported a shortage of skilled technicians, leaving industry executives like ron bullock of bison gear and engineering corporation highlighting job opportunities in his industry. 'we've had 600,000 unfilled positions on an on-going basis through the national associ
coverage on your late local news on this fox station, analysis continues on fox news channel on cable and satellite, fox news radio and fox news got comp. i will see you tomorrow. >>> it is math matticly possible. it's been done before. >> it has never been done before. >> it's been done a couple of times actually. >> it has never been done before. >> ronald reagan -- >> the gloves come off in tonight's vice presidential debate. you saw it. things got heated between the vice president and the man who wants his job. good evening. i'm julie haener. >> welcome to a special edition of our news. this was a very different debate compare to the first presidential debate. with congressman paul ryan and job job fighting it out in their first and only debate of the election season. we have live team coverage. rita williams is with bay area republicans. rob rortsdz is with the democrats. we begin with the high and low moments from the debate. >> there were questions about whether joe biden would come out more aggressively after many said president barack obama failed to live up to expectations l
for san francisco, it was a great play by danny, a local product down in mountain view, great play for another player and that was the end of the guilt's offense. they are down 1 in the series but certainly not one in the clubhouse. >> we have to keep fighting and obviously, we battle in cincinnati and that's what we have to do, we have to come back tomorrow and just keep playing hard. >> this first came the way down, we are down 6- 0 and got back since striking quickly. tomorrow we can get on the board first and give them a little bit of breathing room. >> all right, buster posey, of course everybody remembers this grand-slam against cincinnati last week to help the giants polish off the reds but the fact is, he is just 4 for 22 so far in this series, hitting 182 and they need his bat to come alive and a big one against chris carpenter. we will have all the post game information for you interviews and highlights after the ballgame. from at&t, i am mark raul ibanez. >> they lost the playoff game and hopefully that changes at at&t. lorraine blanco continues our coverage from the bal
, noelle walker, ktvu channel 2 news. >>> lawmakers, local officials and consumer advocates are all upset over what they're calling a back room deal on the san bruno pipeline talks. they want former senator george mitchell to oversee the settlement talks. the puc on monday said it had appointed mitchell to help state regulators. local officials say they were never consulted about mitchell's appointment. >> pg&e was in on the decision and we were kept in the dark. needless to say, we have little confidence that this will be a fair mediation process. >> public hearings were suspended earlier this month after state regulators said private negotiations would help expedite a settlement. >>> people are evacuating near santa barbara tonight as a wildfire threatens about 100 homes. the fire is burning in the painted cave area. it has now spread to more than 20 acres. firefighters say the fire is 45% contained. >>> a research firm says the number of foreclosures is down in california. in fact, at a new five-year low. dataquick looks at the number of default notices which are the first step in a f
. that came could be blacked out. locally on television. however the nfl is giving the raiders a one-day extension to sell more tickets. because of a new rule they can declare a sellout if they sell 85% of their tickets. the raiders will be playing the jacksonville jaguars sunday. the raiders are coming off a loss to the falcons. the jaguars had a bye week. >>> right now 6:07. i want to check back in with sal. any problems for the commute? >> no problems. as a matter of fact we are doing pretty well. we are thinking about the traffic on across the bridges and checking that. it still looks pretty good. there is a little bit of a backup at the toll plaza but it's not a huge backup. also the morning commute looks good on interstate 880 in oakland. there are no major problem there is. and if you're driving in san jose also a nice drive. so i don't know what is going on, maybe we will have a friday light or just a little bit early. steve. >> sal. >> my schools play their rivalry games this weekend. my high schools game. cal-stanford, big sports weekend. >> you know i'm a stanford fan. >>
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doug fister. almost a local story. call it a semi local story. he is from merced and he grew up adjoints fan. one of his dreams was always to pitch at at & t park. little did he know it would be with the detroit tigers in the world series against his childhood team. >> growing up don't tell anybody i was a giants fan. you know. being able to come to a couple games when i was little it has always been a dream and goal for me. and now it's happening. it's definitely special being able to come be the ballpark and play in a world series is something that you know obviously is a moment that will never be forgotten and it holds a little more special place in my heart i would say. but it doesn't change what we do rob the field. >> it's not going to be much different than the last time. i mean, it's what you work for all year. it's what you work for your whole life. and you know, i'm just thankful to be back. >> reporter: the vibe is really starting to happen already here. less than an hour before the first pitch. and the giants they have an incredible momentum going in the last four ga
city. we'll be right back. , and makes education a real priority- with the funding, to our local schools and the accountability from our local schools... that we'll need to improve student learning in every classroom. so we can stay 47th... or we can choose proposition 38. i'm voting yes on 38... because it makes our children #1. . >>> kansas city's kansas city's arrowhead stadium -- raiders with the 13-6 lead into the locker room. palmer trouhis second touchdown pass to darrius heyward-bey turns into a touchdown. he does the rest to the end zone. 26-9 with the chiefs trying to get back into it in the 4th quarter. matt cassel picked off by lee. the first road win for the raiders since they beat the chiefs last december. they have now made it six in a row at arrowhead. 26-16 the final, 3-4, oakland is one game out of a first place. palmer has barely been in oakland a year, but he is got a feel for how thing goes in the afc west. >> you talk about chiefs and raiders, you can't rely on strikes. you know you are going to get a good shot from them and coming off a bye-week, there wer
through 12 dollar straight to our local schools... every school. for them. for all of us. vote yes on thirty-eight. >>> department of public works crews are still cleaning unmess in the mission district. hue victory celebration here got out of hand. it's a superstore, one that can cause -- super storm, one that can cause catastrophic devastation. >> welcome to "mornings on 2." i'm dave clark. >> i'm tori campbell. it's monday, october 29th. >>> the giants won their second title in three years with a sweep of the detroit tigers. sergio romo struck out miguel cabrera to end the game in the 10th inning. >> we cute up with matt cain. he did not get the win but did strike out five. >>> some of the celebrations by giants' fans turned ugly. allie rasmus is live where they are cleaning up. >> reporter: if you look to where we are, you can see the shadow -- he's wiping up some of the tags -- we turned the camera around to this intersection at mission and 16th. >> this intersection was completely closed off to traffic -- while police were out here patrolling the crowd and department of publi
, to our local schools and the accountability from our local schools... that we'll need to improve student learning in every classroom. so we can stay 47th... or we can choose proposition 38. i'm voting yes on 38... because it makes our children #1. well, inside the brewer, there's a giant staircase. and the room is filled with all these different kinds of coffee. actually, i just press this button. brew what you love, simply. keurig. >>> a proposed ban on public nudity draw a small group of protesters. he says he has received scores of complaints about naked people in the castro district. the áf. >>> a northern california grocery store chain trying to avoid a strike told employees the company is losing millions of the dollars a year. raley's employs about 13,000 people with stores in california and nevada. raley's management says 40 of their stores are losing money so they want to freeze employee wages and eliminate premium pay for sunday shifts. the employee union organized a strike yesterday. >>> polls have shown a steady decline for the income tax initiative. the governor has faced c
bypasses sacramento, and makes education a real priority- with the funding, to our local schools and the accountability from our local schools... that we'll need to improve student learning in every classroom. so we can stay 47th... or we can choose proposition 38. i'm voting yes on 38... because it makes our children #1. introducing chase liquid. card hassles? the reloadable card that's easy to activate and can be used right away. plus, you can load cash or checks at any chase depositfriendly atm and checks right from your smartphone. get rid of prepaid problems. get chase liquid. >>> it's best of "rtm" time once again where we tell you about a bonus video you can find on our website. steven's got the video. >> someone created the exorcism of honey boo boo. it's pretty scary, but i've got to think honey boo boo's hilarious, no matter what she does. >> head to our website and click on -- >> best of "rtm." >>> sometime was you're 4, your dad doesn't let you stay up to watch the end of the baseball game, even when that baseball game is game seven of the nlcs between your favorite t
serious? >> now, local reports say they're not exactly sure how this thing started, but you see men in this thing, women in this thing, people's shirts are getting ripped off. >> the poor old lady security guard. i feel bad for her. i have a feeling she's going to get clocked. >> local authorities say this was one of two big brawls that happened during this game. 11 spectators ejected and 2 of which were streakers. there was a lot going on at this game, and all you ragina rage fans were revoicjoice. they ended up winning. and where's the football jl i was expected hot chicks playing football and i see fighting. i'm -- ishgts, . >>> body painting up a bunch of models. >> are they completely naked? >> not a stip tch of clothing i his entire ad campaign. >> see how all this make as motorcycle next. >>> she just went out to feed the chickens a little breakfast. >> uh-oh. >> got a couple unexpected visitors. >> see what happens when someone let's the dogs -- in, on "right thi oÑ ♪ [ female announcer ] at yoplait, we want you to feel even better about your favorite flavors. so when you
-to-mid 50s and 60s. >>> probably mostly cloudy and local drizzle that gets through. parks and -- partly cloudy skies cool and breezy. >>> they have come in now, what was tested and how this may answer questions about a missing man. >>> what is going to happen to the decorated police officer caught on video punching a woman at a parade. ñçbÑ [ male announcer ] the career landscape of america is changing. new jobs are here, and by 2025, we could have millions more that demand qualified college graduates. many in the bay area. at devry university, our market-responsive bachelor's and master's degree programs can give you what you need to succeed in today's careers and the ones on the horizon. get the know how you need for a new tomorrow at our 4 bay area locations, online or both. learn more at and let nothing stand in your way. . >>> time now 6:15, he punched a woman in the face and i have to warn you this video is hard to face. he punched a woman in the face after sunday's puerto ricoian parade. they suspended this high ranking police officer with intent to dismiss him. he
price, really, that we'll get. >> a local business electronicsed to provide debate merchandise says it can barely keep up with demand. danville will spend $100,000 to stage the debate. city officials say after hosting the debate in 2000, they know the expense is well worth it. >>> there's a different kind of debate tonight, between bill o'reilly and jon stewart. two hosts with clashing political viewpoints. they will have a mock debate at george washington university, and call it the rumble 2012. tickets sold out almost immediately, and the show will be available over the internet through live streaming. >>> people reduced to tears. >> it's hard to come here. i've been a self sufficient person my whole life. >> she's upset over one mayor's plan to close soup kitchens. why he wants to put them out of business. >> a cool down is in the forecast for your bay area weekend. we're up with a mix of clouds, some fog. we'll look at what to suspect for your neighborhood coming up -- what to expect for your neighborhood coming up. >>> a 10-year-old colorado girl is missing and police have now
are saying they are taking this investigation very seriously. >>> lawyers for local activists will argue for looser strongholds. they are challenging the classification schedule one which says it has a high potential for abuse and no accepted medical use. the u.s. court of appeals for columbia will decide the case. >>> time is 6:15 transit officials admit they did not have the proper permit. they admit a person knit for -- permit for soil testing was issued but not for other tests. the rail transit districts acknowledged this and they say stricter rules are in place. >>> cars are polluting the environment even before they hit the streets. the way electric cars makes them twice as harmful to the environment compared to gas powered cars. still electric cars can make sense if the electricity to use them comes from low carbon sources. >>> they are making two busy streets for elevated bike paths. the sap fran coalition said more people -- san francisco coalition said more people would consider biking but if it is approved dozens of parking spaces out there would be lost. >>> let's turn to sal
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straight to our local schools... every school. for them. for all of us. vote yes on thirty-eight. . >>> time now 6:26 a new drama, the show shows a dram in called city hall. it shows a staff trying balance social lives. it has been written by one of the hit shows newsroom and no information on when it will air. >>> halloween decorations a offended -- offended some students. they placed a hanging zombie from a window at its frat house but some say it resembled a lynching and they took down the decorations. they say it was for a house charity event and they called this unintentional. >>> with no heat or power millions need help from recovering from super storm sandy and we are in a unique position to be able to help, how the bay area is being asked to help. >>> we will share tips on how to get to the giants world series parade on time. >>> we will take you live to the opening bell. you can see the mayor bloomberg has been a key person in the wake of sandy and the opening is today. you disgust me. prove it. enough is enough. d-con baits are specially formulated to kill in one
for an additional 2800 employees. some people have expressed the concerns about this because of local traffic and community services. >>> the new ktvu ipad app is ready to download. you can watch all of our news live, drive-time traffic and video and breaking news any time anywhere. >>> 7:24. >>> sal is back. you are watching 880. do we still have fog problems? >> we do. when it's light and foggy, it's a bad combination. the traffic here is moving along well. you can see fog is no longer an issue in this part of oakland. also at the bay bridge toll plaza we have traffic that's backed up. it's not that bad. but it is backed up to the macarthur maze. the metering lights are on. we have a new crash, northbound 101 in mountain view. let's go to steve. >> thank you, sal. that will take news 9:00, kind of misty, maybe drizzly by the coast as well. kind of dances around. some of it -- it's not widespread but there's plenty. most observations say foggy and most clouds and cloudy. dense fog again until 9:00. it starts to lift around then. 40s and 50s on the temperatures. 49 livermore. good-looking sys
dollars straight to our local schools, and guarantees the politicians can't touch it. thirty-eight will restore the education cuts from sacramento. so remember this number. thirty-eight. >>> very calm conditions out there. humidity is up. that's one good sign if you are looking for cooler weather. not much of a west wind yet. the fog is stillaways away. all signs point to cooler weather. 70s, 80s and 90s inland. >>> 7:15. well, in election news, republicans trying to revive president obama's ties to controversy pastor to jeremiah wright. alison burns is live in washington, d.c. to tell us how an old video is surfacing before the first debate. >> reporter: dave, the romney campaign insists it had nothing to do with releasing this video but conservative talk show hosts are making a very big deal about it, showing it -- saying it shows president obama engaged in a divisive class warfare. it's from a 2007 speech at an historicry black speech and in it, he praises jeremiah wright who he has denounce -- denounced and the victims did not get the help they needed in hurricane katrina
local safeway store. . >>> recapping the top stories on this sun. the southbound lanes of highway 101 in san carlos back open after a shooting crash shut down part of the freeway. late this afternoon a shooting victim veered off the freeway near the holly street exit. authorities haven't released the extent of the injuries or details on the shooting. senate coast guard searching for two fishermen after the boat capsized off the coast. the pair who were not wearing life vests went missing at about 10:30 this morning about 20 miles south of half moon bay. two others made it safely to shore. a coast guard search and rescue team is using a helicopter and two boats right now looking for any sign of those two fishermen. >>> police in the east bay received more than a thousand noise complaints during a rave last night in the parking lot of the oakland coliseum. residents in oakland, san leandro and alameda were kept up by the event that lasted until two. the organizer said noise is always an issue but asked for neighbors to be patient since it only happens once a year. >> a fundraiser about
their replacement. >>> also the local city that plans to outsource police work. the move that put a snag in this controversial plan. >> plus, temperatures are still hot around the bay area. but not for long. the updated weather time line for the area where you live. tonight on ktvu channel 2 news at 6:00, complete bay area news coverage. >>> an update now on a washington, d.c. bureau's investigation of wasteful spending. an assistant -- has now resigned following an internal investigation. the audit looks into two training conferences last year at posh resorts in orlando florida. the audit says more than $170,000 in taxpayer money was wasted that included $50,000 for a training video starring an actor who portrayed general george patton. >>> the department of defense has now identified the remains of seven soldiers. one of them is from the bay area. sergeant james a.sisney and the six other marines were on board a pbj1 aircraft that failed to return from a training mission in 1944 over an island in the pacific. their remains will be buried thursday with full military honors at arlington
. >>> and on friday is you will -- friday, you will hear a test for fleet week. it is part of fleet week and local management and military officials will be transporting medical supplies. traffic could be rerooted in -- rerouted in that area so be aware of that. >>> drivers don't stop and watch the blue angels, pull over in a safe spot if you are going to do that. >> yes, not a good idea. thank you, pam. traffic is moving a around well -- moving around well in the bay area. highway 24 between walnut creek and oakland, no major problems on the other side. we are looking good here and traffic is moving along well here and no problems into the city and no problems leaving into the lower deck. it is a very good time to do so. northbound 17, 101, 8587, all -- 85, 87, all of those freeways are off to a good start. >>> the key is a west wind as started, on fso and out to the  delta. still very mild and warm for some. there is a puff at fso and if everything continues to ramp up, temperatures will drop off by the coast. clear skies, i think breezy sunny, cooler for most, it might take another day for tho
to a local hospital where he died. no suspects are in either of the cases and we are being told by police they are not connected at all. at least in this case it appears to be investigated and they tell us they will be here processing this team for the next few hours. jeanine della graying go. >> the incident at the maintenance facility delayed trains during rush hour yesterday afternoon. police say the man had been lying on the tracks and became aggressive when san mateo sheriff's deputies approached. he began picking thing up off the grounds possibly to use his whop response. >> he began using a metal spike. >> he reportedly showed threatening behavior. police say he is 29 years old and his injuries are not life- threatening. they are not saying whether he was mentally ill or under the influence of drugs. >>> they are heading to battleground states, many say it was good night as he traded jazz on jobs on healthcare and taxes. >>> governor romney has a perspective, if we cut taxes skew towards the wealthy, we would be bare off. >> i don't want to cost jobs, my priority is jobs so i bring
this weekend. the fans are just geeked. coming up at 5:45 we'll take a look at how local businesses are benefiting from the great season the ark's and giants have had. >>> to avoid gridlock people are being urged to take public transportation. alex savidge is in oakland as local transit agencies are gearing up for the this weekend. alex. >> bart spokesman told me they are preparing for a record breaking weekend in terms of ridership as people head out to the baseball games, the big concerts, or boat races. bart is prepared they say for those big crowds. just a few hours later on this morning they will be adding extra cars and in anticipation of all the events over the weekend, bart will be putting every available train car into service. that is around 600 of them. they will even be offering a dozen special event trains all timed to coincide with certain large events. extra station agents will also be on hand along with extra bart police officers. >> this is an all hands on deck event for bart to use a fleet week expression. we'll have more train cars out there. we'll have more stati
-eight sends billions in new education dollars straight to our local schools, and guarantees the politicians can't touch it. thirty-eight will restore the education cuts from sacramento. so remember this number. thirty-eight. >>> welcome back to the ktvu channel 2 morning news. time right now is 6:13. turkey is demands an emergency meeting. five civilians including three children were killed. syria says it was a tragic accident. but the u.n. security council calls it a violation of international law. turkey retaliated by shelling syrian military posts. the turkish prime minister says he doesn't want to go to war. >>> a film that depicts the osama bin laden man hunt is set to debut two days before the november election. navy seals shot and killed bin laden during a raid at his pakistani compound back in may of 2011. the new film which will air on the national geographic channel. national geographic says the time snot meant to be political. >>> many call it the most important jobs report of the year and it just came out this morning. only five weeks before the presidential election now we are
news, major news, important local stories. our team of experienced reporters and photographers swarm on big stories, journalists that dig for details day in and day out. >> it's a challenge we meet daily to serve you. >> we invite you to watch ktvu channel 2 news at 5:00 everyday. >> ktvu channel 2 news at 5:00. complete bay area news coverage. fleet week got off the ground with a roar of the blue angels docked all along. new at 10:00. live near one of the big attractions with a look at what's ahead this weekend. >> reporter: 3032 has been declared a secure zone. security is tight. you can see over here and the uss will be open to the public. today we got a preview of this attraction. just one of the big ones here at fleet week. >>> the roar of the blue angels echoed through the bay today. all eyes on the jets as they sped through the sky. >> going 800 miles an hour this far away from each other. that's just amazing to me that they have the skills to do that. unbelievable. >>> fleet week is expected to bring hundreds of thousands of people to the water front and get a close look. peo
know when showers can come to the local forecast. >> thank you. a lot going on. >>> a 6-year-old girl is dead tonight after she and two other people were struck by a minivan. this all happened at a church parking lot on southgate avenue in daly city. this was as mass began at 9:00 a.m. police say the girl and two adults or walking through the parking lot when they were hits. we talked to one couple who was there when the accident happened. >> reporter: it was very scary. i feel sorry for the family. >> the other two people injured in this accident are in the hospital with life-threatening injuries. the woman driver we are told was not injured. and she is cooperating with police. >>> police are investigating a homicide of a 55-year-old woman found in her hercules home. tonight, her husband said that he does not believe the crime was random. ktvu's patty lee tells us why and the one thing police are looking for that may lead to her killer. >> reporter: he top -- heat but back tears as he talked about his wife and mother of his children. >> she was a wonderful person. >> he says he
to local fire departments. california was already hit with a two million dollar reduction in federal fire grants in 2010. the united states fire administration which helps local firefighters is also poised for a budget cut. >> they are limited dollars. locally they struggle with budgets at the federal level. >> reporter: oakland officials say their department is dealing with tough economic times and they say they will have to start looking for other sources of revenue if grants continue to dry up. >> now to the election coverage. romney has taken a slight lead over the president. according to polls, in the five- days after last week's debate 49% of likely voters say they support romney, 47% say they back obama. however, among all registered voters, the president still holds a three point lead over romney. >> the folks behind seasame street asking the obama campaign to stop running a new ad that features big bird. >> big bird, big bird. it's me. big bird. >> big, yellow. . >> reporter: the ad mocks his promise to end the payments to pbs painting big bird as the shady criminal mastermi
. >> reporter: you can't help but notice how many people are carrying bags full of merchandise, and local businesses are getting ready for sunday whether game 1 is home or away. leslie said she would be out today with a bad case of orange october. >> a play and a miss. >> oh, we screamed. we screamed, and we jumped into each other's arms. >> reporter: this lifelong fan started going to games with her dad in 1958. >> the plastic statue of willie mays kept next to my barbie doll. >> reporter: at the giants' dugout store, there were new posey for president shirts. >> my fiancee david and i are huge giant fans, and i was told not to buy any more t-shirts before the world series, but i snuck over to the store. i think he'll forgive me. >> reporter: the hottest items, division tees and a gray post- season hat. >> this store has been as crowded from the second post- season game since the beginning of the season. >> reporter: restaurant and bars along king street are gearing up for a barrage of fans on sunday whether the giants play at home or away. >> it will be really busy from open to close. w
to $600 million boost to the local economy. >> money, money, money. >> reporter: the 49er fans got their autograph and a punter is getting a kick out of a possible super bowl here. >> it'd be nice to be the one playing in it too. that'd be really cool. >> reporter: 49 earns chief executive office said nothing brings a region together like a super bowl. now we have to wait to get -- for the owners who are expected to pick the host of super bowl 50 and 51 in may. >> coming up tonight at 10:30, a grand sendoff for the san francisco giants as they take their quest for a pennant on the road. the question of whether injured marco scutaro will play tomorrow. >> police have arrested a seventh suspect in connection with the city's thirteenth homicide of the year. angel lamas was involved in a fight in april that killed 14- year-old alberto reyes. six other suspects have been arrested. investigators say the homicide may have been gang related. >>> billy brooks jr. has been identified as the man found shot to death and wrapped in a blanket in oakland last week. his body was found in the backs
boost to the local economist. that would be nice. let's check in with sal for a look at traffic, how is it going, sal? >> i think some people here who we work with... >> good morning everybody. >> you know the traffic is doing well to answer your question, pam. we are not seeing a lot which is good at this hour. let's look at what we have with interstate 880 westbound and i would be surprised. it's nice and wide open fromville lay to berkeley, no problems at the bay bridge toll plaza. we have had rough commutes and hopefully we will repeat that today coming into the city. if you are driving in the south bay, traffic is moving a long relatively well getting up to highway 17. let's go to steve. >>> let's go for it. >> i was thinking about going on a nature washing there, steve. >>> clear skies, temperatures will be warming up fast. not so much yet other locations, big difference in the temperatures. fairfield and antioch, in the mid-50s even san jose is at 52. so the strongest gusts so far mt. diablo, 20 or 25 especially out to the sacramento valley especially over towards fairfield. t
,000 signatures to the officials of the local boy scout council. >> the support i'm getting is nothing like i have ever had before. 400,000 signatures is just like not even dreamable. >> the boycotts say ryan quote does not meet scouting membership standard on sexual orientation. >>> san francisco's board of supervisors is expected to approve a law that would give you the public more information about bedbugs. now if it passes, pest control companies would be required to provide monthly reports on where they found bedbugs. it would also require landlords to give tenants a two year record about bedbug reports. bedbugs can cause redness, itching, and swelling when they bite you. >>> it is the end of a journalisticker rash. starting next year you will only be able to read news week magazine online. they will stop printing the magazine at the end of this year. it has been hard hit by dropping sales and print advertisement environment. the online version will be by paid subscription. ktvu ipad app is ready for you to down load right now. you can watch all of our newscasts live for free. plus drive time
is scott olson. one year ago, olson became one of the faces of the local movement. the iraq war veteran was severely injured after a projectile hit him in the head. police recently confirmed that projectile was a bean bag fired by an oakland police officer. >> i still have a hard time believing that oakland police officers would shoot a veteran who is doing nothing wrong. i still have a hard time believing that. we're here to hold them accountable tonight and to make them answer for their ages. >> reporter: olsen says he is still recovering from a traumatic brain injury >> i still have problem with my speech, memory and concentration at times. >> reporter: many of the demonstrators here tonight are still upset about the police response a year ago and were very vocal in front of dozens of officers who were standing by. tonight a very different and much more peaceful dynamic between police and protesters compared to one year ago. live in oakland, cara liu. >>> in 90 seconds -- >> shouldn't the port have already known about some of these expenses. >> reporter: more questionable spending by
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